Advanced American Sign Language: Key Elements 1



Product Code: GH4622
UPC: 631865462223
ISBN: 1-58565-600-3
Grade Level: Adult
Media Type: DVD

Product Description

Take your knowledge of ASL to the next level with this series of Advanced American Sign Language training programs. This series utilizes the skills and techniques of performers and teachers with extensive experience in the Deaf community and Deaf education. Each individual program presents a lecture, signed by Angela Stratiy, that focuses on a significant facet of ASL. The lecture is then followed by several stories signed in ASL by Deaf signers chosen to represent a variety of signing styles and regional signs within the Deaf community. Delve into the silent world of ASL and experience this complex and elegant language first hand.

Key Elements 1

Each of these programs focuses on a key element of ASL, including: identifying a narrator and characters of a story using body and gaze shift; determining the difference between nouns, verbs, and adjectives using ASL classifiers; and the use of space in ASL to establish a location for a particular referent’s discourse.


Additional Information

Run Time: 75
Copyright: 2004
Marc Record: Yes
Studio: Distribution Access
Territory: Available in the U.S. Only